Bruce Whitfield: The petrol price goes up, but Sasol goes down

2019-10-02 12:09

Sasol this week hit its lowest level in ten years, as it plumbed R254 a share, a price last seen in 2009

Petrol price to increase by 11 cents per litre

2019-08-02 20:16

The price of petrol will increase by 11 cents per litre from August 7

SEE: How many litres of petrol can you buy with a typical SA salary?

2019-07-11 05:30

How many litres of petrol can you buy with an average salary in Africa and around the world? We find out...

Carbon tax expected to cancel out petrol price drop in June - AA

2019-05-28 15:05

While the petrol price may be headed for a 10c a litre drop in in June, the new carbon tax on fuel of nine cents per litre is expected to cancel out the decrease, according to a projection by the AA.

Fuel prices look set to rise in March - AA

2019-02-15 13:14

The price of petrol looks set to increase by 43 cents per litre in March according to unaudited mid-month fuel price data, the Automobile Association said on Friday.

Petrol is nearly a quarter more expensive than last year – but package holidays and phones are getting cheaper

2018-12-12 13:02

New consumer price index (CPI) data from StatsSA shows that fuel costs are officially 23.1% higher than a year ago. The good news: phones are getting cheaper fast, and package holidays are also dropping in price.

The sucker-punch that is South Africa’s petrol price

2018-12-04 16:43

The latest cut in the petrol price is a welcome relief, to be sure, and will help December road-trippers and logistics companies some – but the price of fuel is anything but tamed.

Pick n Pay will now give you 20 cents back for every litre petrol you buy at BP

2018-11-22 11:59

At a launch event for the initiative, Pick n Pay founder Raymond Ackerman called on expats to return to South Africa.

‘Massive’ fuel price drop on the cards for December - AA

2018-11-15 11:36

The Automobile Association announced on Thursday that, based on current oil prices, SA motorists could expect substantial drops in the prices of petrol and diesel for December.

Oil may rise over fears of strains on US-Saudi alliance

2018-10-22 05:45

The price of oil may rise on speculation Saudi Arabia’s admission that a columnist was killed in the country’s consulate in Istanbul will strain the kingdom’s ties with the US.


SA was on track for a petrol price cut – then kamikaze drones struck Saudi oil plants

2019-09-16 11:10

Based on current data, the 95 octane petrol price was due for an 11% cut.

Here's how many litres of petrol your salary will buy – and where petrol is cheapest

2019-07-13 15:42

How do South Africans' salaries stack up against the price of petrol?

Petrol price to decrease by nearly R1 in July

2019-06-28 18:38

The petrol price will decrease by nearly R1 from July 3

Petrol price to go up for May

2019-04-28 10:34

The Department of Energy has announced an increase of 54 cents a litre for 93 and 95 octane unleaded petrol for the month of May.

Analysts not holding breath for fuel price cap in Budget

2019-02-03 12:08

While consumers may welcome a cap on the fuel price, it may not be viable for government, according to Mazars.

Uber SA just pushed up prices by R1 per 2 km - despite the big fuel-price drop

2018-12-07 11:07

Uber SA says the increase will help its drivers, who apparently earn less per trip than rival Taxify drivers.

SA mulls Singapore as reference for basic fuel price

2018-11-29 11:15

South Africa’s Department of Energy proposed changes to the structure of the nation’s basic fuel price as it seeks to reduce the cost of gasoline and diesel.

Good news for SA! Motorists to receive a 'substantial breather' in fuel price – AA

2018-11-15 12:06

"Large reductions in fuel prices are being forecast for December," according to the Automobile Association commenting on mid-month fuel price data,

Fuel price outlook: 'Petrol price down, but diesel goes up for November' - AA

2018-10-31 12:52

'Fuel prices have moderated during October, with the prospect of some relief for petrol users, although users of diesel will have to cough up more,' says the AA.

Would you work from home for 30 days to bring the petrol price down?

2018-10-19 11:41

The war of attrition against fuel price corruption has begun. A new initiative has been launched to combat the rampant corruption in the fuel price.

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